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Barksdale Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. It looks like an English place name, but no such place is known in the British Isles. It may be an Americanized form of an original in some other language.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Barnicle, Baxendale, Martindale, Langdale, Dinsdale, Truesdale

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Barksdale Family Origin

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Barksdale Family Occupations

What did your Barksdale ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barksdale. The most common Barksdale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Barksdale's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Barksdale family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    7%

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Barksdale Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Barksdale ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Barksdale Life Expectancy

What is the average Barksdale lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Barksdale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Barksdale in 1942 was 42, and 70 in 2004.

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United States

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